Category Archive: Just For Fun

Jun 26 2012

Free Thoughts #5: The Apple Pie Problem

Let’s say you’ve got yourself a little diner in the States. You want to offer pie to your customers, but you’re running a low budget operation, so you can only offer one particular type of pie. To figure out what kind of pie you should sell, you ask some of your regular customers what their …

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Jun 17 2012

Blogathon: Eighteenth Hour


And for slightly lighter fare, that doesn’t require quite as much brain power, here’s a list of every good guy metahuman, non-powered superhero, and human agent or operative with metahuman organizations, agencies or teams or whatever, in the DCnU:

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Jun 17 2012

Blogathon: 16th Hour


Yeah. So… I am totally officially up past my bedtime. But still a long night of further blogathoning waits ahead. This where it starts getting difficult. So, to make things easier, I will be pulling from my requests something that hall-of-rage requested… A post about cookies!

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May 15 2012

This Is Awesome


Check out Cathy Brennan’s latest attempt to insult me via her new, hilariously incompetent tumblr, radicalfeministmemes: In the words of Michael Halila: Watch out for the new radfem transphobe tactic of making their opponents seem both awesome and attractive. It, um. My only quibble is I’ve technically only been kicking Y chromosome ass since 2010.

Apr 29 2012

Lazy Sunday: Got Monsters

First of all, a quick note: sorry there was no recap yesterday. I just figured since the week had so few posts (again… -sigh-) that it wasn’t really worth sacrificing a greatly needed night away from the blaggy-blegs. I’ll recap this past week’s posts when I do the recap this coming Saturday. Moving along to …

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Apr 18 2012


A hashtag I came up with this morning while fucking around on twitter:

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Apr 04 2012

Birthday Wishlist


Well, tomorrow I’m turning the ripe old age of twenty-eight years old, successfully having survived the dreaded year-of-rock-and-roll-death, and a few readers have lately been poking a bit into the question of what an amazing wonderful elderly spinster like me would want for her birthday. While obviously treating the question as anything other than rhetorical …

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Mar 15 2012

Why I Bother


So I’m enjoying the glow of victory today. Last night, our team, The Gallifreyan High Council, emerged as Time Lords Victorious in the Vancouver leg of the Cross-Canada Skeptical Smackdown quiz night. In addition to myself, the trans-feminist skeptic-ish atheist blogger, we had Joe Fulgham, co-host of the Caustic Soda science and pop-culture podcast, Xavier …

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Mar 09 2012

…And I’m The Delusional One?

Just a quick little thought, as we draw the week to a happy close and prepare for some well-earned weekend rest…

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Mar 07 2012

Oppression Olympics: The Card Game

Another brilliant DIY game design from Reed Games, proud creators of Transition: The Board Game, and a subsidiary of Reed Blogs Inc. (“if it says Reed, it’s a good read!”)… Oppression Olympics: The Card Game!

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